Santal - Floris London
Manufacturer: Floris London
Olfactory family: Woody Spicy.
Floris’ Santal opens with crisp bergamot and lemon zest cut through with fresh notes of green grass and a spicy blend of black peppercorns, clove bud, green cardamom and nutmeg. The warmth of the spices merges with the lavender in fougère accord as the sensual woody notes of sandalwood, cedarwood, patchouli and vetiver unfold and are augmented by the oriental base notes of frankincense, musk and vanilla.
Top notes: Bergamot, pepper, cardamom, lemon grass and Amalfi.
Middle notes: Clove, lavender and nutmeg.
Base notes: Amber, Virginia cedar, incense frankincense, musk, sandalwood, vetiver and vanilla.
|Olfactory Family:||Woody Spicy|
|Top notes:||Bergamot, pepper, cardamom, lemon grass and Amalfi.|
|Middle notes:||Clove, lavender and nutmeg.|
|Base notes:||Amber, Virginia cedar, incense frankincense, musk, sandalwood, vetiver and vanilla.|
|Concentration:||Eau de Toilette|
Floris is a London-based perfumery house that has been in operation since 1730 and continues to be run by descendants of the founders. Originally founded by Juan Famenius Floris and his wife, Elizabeth, Floris sold grooming and shaving products as well as perfumes from their 89 Jermyn Street location.
They received a Royal Warrant in 1820 as "Smooth Pointed Comb Maker" to King George IV. Royalty, historical figures and celebrities have long been customers of Floris, whose famed clientele includes Florence Nightengale, Winston Churchill, explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes and actress Marilyn Monroe.